Pro Wrestling Since 1997


This Day In Wrestling History – August 23rd


In 2009, WWE Summerslam was held in Los Angeles, California

– Rey Mysterio defeats Dolph Ziggler to retain the WWE Intercontinental Title
– Jeri-Show (Chris Jericho & The Big Show) defeat Cryme Tyme (Shad Gaspard & JTG) to retain the WWE Unified Tag Team Titles
– Christian defeats William Regal to retain the ECW Title
– Randy Orton defeats John Cena to retain the WWE Title
– CM Punk defeats Jeff Hardy in a TLC Match to win the World Heavyweight Title

Title Changes

1977 – The Medics (1 & 2) defeat Porkchop Cash & Mike George to win the TSW United States Tag Team Titles

1978 – Karl Krupp defeats The Lawman to win the vacant Texas Brass Knuckles Title

1993 – Masanobu Fuchi defeats Dan Kroffat to win the AJPW Junior Heavyweight Title

1999 – on Raw, Triple H defeats Mankind with Shane McMahon as special guest referee to win his first WWF Title. Also, Jeff Jarrett awards the WWF European Title to Mark Henry as a reward for his assistance against D’Lo Brown

1999 – on Nitro, The West Texas Rednecks (Barry & Kendall Windham) defeat Harlem Heat (Booker T & Stevie Ray) to win the WCW World Tag Team Titles


Today would have been the birthday of 3-time IWA:MS Light Heavyweight Champion JC Bailey (29)

Post Category: News

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply



Should Chyna be inducted into the GERWECK.NET Hall of Fame?

Loading ... Loading ...

Is the wrongful death lawsuit vs. WWE filed by Viscera's widow Frivolous?

Loading ... Loading ...

The Bushwhackers to be inducted into the WWE hall of fame?

Vote View Results

Loading ... Loading ...